Amnesty Report Describes Axum Massacre in Ethiopia’s Tigray

February 25, 2021 0

Soldiers from Eritrea systematically killed “many hundreds” of people, mostly men, in a late November massacre in the Ethiopian city of Axum, Amnesty International says in a new report, echoing the findings of an Associated Press story last week and ci…

Influential South Sudan Chiefs Warn of Conflict Over Land Grabs

February 25, 2021 0

Ten traditional chiefs from South Sudan’s Central Equatoria state have demanded the state government stop a campaign of illegal land grabs and are threatening the use of force unless officials intervene.In an open letter dated February 10 and addressed…

184,000 Displaced in West Darfur Need Food, Shelter

February 25, 2021 0

More than 180,000 people who were displaced during recent fighting in Sudan’s Darfur region are in dire need of food, shelter and other assistance according to the International Displacement Monitoring Center (IDMC).The Switzerland-based organization c…